First Response Waterproofing & General Contracting

4.6 | 17 Verified Ratings
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508-416-0371

391 Concord Street
Framingham, MA 01702
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First Response Waterproofing & General Contracting


We are a locally owned and operated company that values honesty and integrity and treats your home as if it were our own. You will find us to be competitively priced, paying close attention to the details of each and every project that we are involved with. We look forward to building lasting relationships and guarantee your satisfaction!

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Service Area

  • Hartford
  • Boston
  • Newton
  • Worcester
  • West Hartford
  • Cambridge
  • Lynn
  • Framingham
  • Waltham
  • Quincy
  • Manchester
  • East Hartford
  • Brookline
  • New Britain
  • Woburn
  • Dorchester
  • Plymouth
  • Hingham
  • Wethersfield
  • Farmington
  • Unionville
  • Medford
  • Acton
  • Arlington
  • Somerville
  • Wellesley
  • Watertown
  • North Reading
  • West Medford
  • Southborough
  • Suffield
  • Townsend
  • Bedford
  • Newburyport
  • Salem
  • Collinsville
  • Ayer
  • Meriden
  • Burlington
  • Belmont
  • Peabody
  • Storrs Mansfield
  • Shrewsbury
  • Lexington
  • Enfield
  • Middletown
  • Marshfield
  • Braintree
  • Windsor
  • Hanover
  • Duxbury
  • Taunton
  • Bristol
  • Needham
  • Newington
  • Dedham
  • Gloucester
  • Hudson
  • Rockport
  • Wilmington
  • Lincoln
  • Granby
  • Rocky Hill
  • Wellesley Hills
  • Upton
  • Dover
  • Medway
  • Norwell
  • Norwood
  • Kingston
  • Tariffville
  • Mansfield Depot
  • Westborough
  • Allston
  • Berlin
  • Millville
  • Simsbury
  • Chestnut Hill
  • North Grafton
  • West Boylston
  • Somersville
  • Moodus
  • Winthrop
  • Amston
  • Rockland
  • South Glastonbury
  • Woodville
  • Wareham
  • Hebron
  • Cobalt
  • Natick
  • Blackstone
  • South Lancaster
  • Carlisle
  • Scituate
  • North Weymouth
  • Sutton
  • Nutting Lake
  • West Simsbury
  • Stow
  • See All >

Services Offered

Cleaning & Maid Services
  • Post Construction Clean-up - For Business
Demolition Service
  • Demolition
Foundations
  • Foundation Drainage Install
  • Waterproofing Foundation or Basement

Areas of Expertise

  • Waterproofing

Quick Facts

Business Hours
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  • Free Estimates
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Bilingual

Credentials

In Business Since: 2018
State Licensing
Trade: Home Improvement Contractor
License #: 190676
Expiration: 02-15-2020
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First Response Waterproofing & General Contracting

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5.0   |  
Review by in Cambridge, MA
I had an emergency - water pouring into the basement from an unknown source. CJ was here in under an hour, stopped the flood , identified the issue and established next steps to take.
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4.5   |  
Review by in Everett, MA
The work was reasonably priced and done quickly. When we had one issue they came back to address it. Good group of people and happy with the work.
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0.5   |  05-10-2019
Review by Jared G. in Belmont, MA
The Good: CJ adjusted the start date to come early. CJ is very responsive to phone calls and texts. The Bad: We started getting 2x the water in our basement after the exterior drain install. We actually contacted a civil engineer to review the issue and work done by First Response. We were told that the work done by First Response was installed 100% wrong and would only make our water issue worse! To add to this they also jack hammered one of our back deck stairs into pieces and left us a home depot board to replace it. If you work with this company, you are flushing money down the toilet. We lost over $3,000 dollars. Don't make the same mistake!
Response by First Response Waterproofing & General Contracting: Jared we sincerely apologize for your frustration. When we first met for the free assessment you put a request in on home advisor for an exterior french drain. When I arrived at the property you had your basement floor open to replace your plumbing line and there was a substantial amount of water under your floor slab. I've been in this business for 7 years and as I advise to we never recommend installing an exterior french drain to take care of a high water table problem. I explained to you and your contractor the proper solution is a sum pump and drainage system inside the basement. You and your contractor explained to me that the water problem.
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5.0   |  
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Review by in Newton, MA
This company did everything they said they would do, hard working employees. Great clean up, work was completed exactly as they said it would be. Nice guys, easy to talk and work with. Willing to take the extra step and time. paid exactly what they quoted, and on time. Excellent company
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4.0   |  
Review by in Worcester, MA
Great to work with. CJ is a pro. They were in and out in a day. Haven't had any significant rain since the work so hard to evaluate the effectiveness of the work. Bur I have to say I'm confident going forward. overall so far a great experience
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5.0   |  
Review by in Cambridge, MA
They did a good job and did what the contract said. Unfortunately there were additional leaks that appeared outside of the agreed portion of the foundation. I am asking them to return to do more work. They are very professional.
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5.0   |  
Review by in Sudbury, MA
They were quick to come out and give an estimate. The price was great, especially considering the work to put in an internal French drain. We scheduled and the crew worked hard Jack hammering and hauling the rock out of the basement, installing the drain in one day. Everything stated clean and the crew worked hard. Very happy
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4.5   |  
Review by in Auburndale, MA
Very good job done on time efficiently.
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Review by in Medway, MA
Fast with quality work. Very responsive via text and phone.
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